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Are intraocular lens implants to restore good vision a permanent cure?

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Dr. Jay Bradley
Ophthalmology - LASIK Surgery
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Yes. Cataract surgery is only needed once and corrects the issue.

In brief: Yes

Yes. Cataract surgery is only needed once and corrects the issue.
Dr. Jay Bradley
Dr. Jay Bradley
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Dr. Richard Witlin
Ophthalmology - LASIK Surgery
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes.

The lens implants last indefinitely.

In brief: Yes.

The lens implants last indefinitely.
Dr. Richard Witlin
Dr. Richard Witlin
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Dr. Stephen Khachikian
Ophthalmology

In brief: For cataract surgery

When we perform cataract surgery we remove the lens of the eye.
In order for the patient to see the lens needs to be replaced. The replacement lens is the intraocular lens implant. This lens implant is permanent and should not need to be replaced in the future.

In brief: For cataract surgery

When we perform cataract surgery we remove the lens of the eye.
In order for the patient to see the lens needs to be replaced. The replacement lens is the intraocular lens implant. This lens implant is permanent and should not need to be replaced in the future.
Dr. Stephen Khachikian
Dr. Stephen Khachikian
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